|Date Created:||10/14/2017 Date Submitted: 11/06/2017 Status: Approved|
|Attendance :||Arizona State University Arizona Western College Central Arizona College Cochise College Coconino Community College Diné College Eastern Arizona College Maricopa Community Colleges Mohave Community College Northern Arizona University Northland Pioneer College Pima Community College University of Arizona Yavapai College|
|Virtual Attendance :||Pamela Marshall-ASU|
|Next Fall Meeting Date :||October 13, 2018|
|Meeting Time :||10-2pm|
|Location :||Eastern Arizona College|
|Meeting Type :||In Person|
|Meeting Chair :||Beth Krueger, Cochise College|
|Meeting Host :||Aaron Burk, Eastern Arizona College|
|Spring Meeting Information :||N/A|
|No Data Changes :||Yes - ATF Requested Changes|
|Changes to Majors on Common Course Matrix :||
Change ASU Downtown BS Health Sciences (Pre-Professional) to Medical Studies (Pre-Professional).
Change ASU Poly BS Applied Biological Sciences (Urban Horticulture) to Applied Biological Sciences (Sustainable Horticulture).
Change ASU Poly BS Applied Biological Sciences(Wildlife and Restoration Ecology) to Applied Biological Sciences (Natural Resource Ecology).
ASU Poly add BS Applied Biological Sciences (Pre-Veterinary Management).
Add ASU Tempe BS Biological Sciences (Biomedical Sciences).
Add ASU Tempe BS Neuroscience.
Remove ASU West BS Biology (Forensics).
Remove ASU West BA Biology (Secondary Education).
Add ASU West BS Biology (Pharmacology and Toxicology).
Add ASU West BS Biotechnology and Bioenterprise.
UA add BS Bioinformatics.
|Changes to Common Courses :||--None--|
|Changes to Exam Matrix :||Changes were recorded on matrix. Also, the schools would like to add the following dislaimer to the CIE AS & A Level Exams. *If a student takes both the AS and A Level exams, student will receive credit for only one exam (A Level) so that dual credit is not awarded.|
|AGEC Information :||None|
|Record of the Votes :||None|
|Issues Raised :||
With the new Apache College being built, what does that mean for this college to participate in ATFs?
ASU Tempe had a new degree BS Biological Sciences for fall 2017. It is a completely online degree that can only be declared by a student who is completing a double major with BS Neuroscience. Should it be listed in the Biology matrix?
|Curriculum Planning :||See meeting minutes|
|CEG changes :||None|
|ASSIST Report Comments :||
UA (Lisa Rezende) would like to remove Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics (BS or BA) as they are no longer being offered.
UA (Lisa Rezende) would like to also move BS General Biology.
If possible, please add the following degrees for the UA:
-Environmental Science-Biology Emphasis
-Natural Resources-Conservation Biology Emphasis.
|Other Comments :||
Pima Community College would like to remove ENV from the college course prefix list effective fall 2018.
The group really enjoyed hearing from the Cambridge Exam Rep and would like to see AP or CLEP at next year's ATF meeting. The chair, Beth Krueger, will take the lead on this for the group.
Also, the group has scheduled the next 3 ATF meeting dates & locations: 10/13/2018 at Eastern Arizona College, 10/19/2019 at Rio Salado College, & 10/17/2020 at Cochise College.
|Document||Document Name||Size||Document Type|
|Review Document||Next ATF Meetings until 2020||86,038 bytes||application/pdf|
|Review Document||BIO ATF CEG Report||4,316,593 bytes||application/pdf|
|Review Document||BIO ATF Assist Degree Report||151,516 bytes||application/pdf|
|Review Document||Cambridge Rep Presentation||4,096,248 bytes||application/vnd.ms-powerpoint|
|Review Document||Cambridge A Exam||45,871 bytes||application/pdf|
|Review Document||Cambridge AS Exam||413,845 bytes||application/pdf|
|Review Document||Bio ATF 2017 Meeting Minutes||33,268 bytes||application/msword|